Lori is a graduate of Decatur Central High School in Indianapolis, IN, and has been married to Pastor John Edwards since 1994. Lori currently serves the Erwin Church of God as Women's Discipleship Director and Praise and Worship leader. She also teaches the "Lil Sweethearts" class on Wednesday nights. Pastor and Sister Edwards have one son, James Ryan and his wife Cindy, along with grandsons Dakoda, Desmond, and William.